Stand Up for Epilepsy! Written Declaration on Epilepsy Open for signing
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Written Declaration on Epilepsy No 22/2011
Tabled by Gay Mitchell, Nirj Deva, Marian Harkin, Peter Skinner, Angelika Werthmann on behalf of the European Advocates for Epilepsy Group • Six million people in Europe have epilepsy • 300,000 new cases are diagnosed each year • Costs exceed €20 billion per year in Europe • Epilepsy is the most common serious disorder of the brain • Epilepsy imposes social, physical and psychological burdens • Stigma and discrimination are common Please sign the declaration to support the efforts of the International Bureau for Epilepsy and International League Against Epilepsy. We will not succeed without your help. Thank You.
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